The state of Maryland is home to a large number of esteemed colleges and Goucher College is one of them. With an enrollment of some 900 graduate and near 1,500 undergraduate students, this private, co-educational, liberal arts college is highly acclaimed for top academics and encouraging ambiance. The campus of Goucher College encompasses 287 acre (1.2 kmē) area and is located in Baltimore County, Maryland. The college came into existence in 1885 as a women's college named The Woman's College of Baltimore. The founder of this college is Methodist ministers John B. Van Meter and Dr. John Goucher. The college was renamed in honor of them in 1910. Students are offered more than 30 majors as well as several interdisciplinary programs here at Goucher College, MD.
Goucher College offers various courses to the students. Programs that are most popular include therapy and counseling, liberal arts as well as art studies, drama and performing arts. Highest degree offered by Goucher College is Master's degree. Degree programs at Goucher College are offered on the following:
Business and management
Computer science and engineering
Drama and performing arts
Education and teaching
Religion and philosophy
Therapy and counseling
Goucher College does not have open admission system. For the freshmen applicants, it is required to submit Common Application form and Goucher supplement, application fee, an essay of minimum 500 words, official high school transcript, Secondary School Report and a letter of recommendation from the applicant's college counselor or adviser and a recommendation letter from an academic teacher. For graduate admission details the applicant can visit graduate programs website: http://www.goucher.edu/graduate
Goucher College offers campus housing facilities to the students. The residence halls at Goucher College, MD are superb and facilitate the students for better learning. The Student Life division puts consistence effort for promoting, and assisting the students in co-curricular activities.
1021 Dulaney Valley Rd
Baltimore, MD 21204-2794
General Phone: (410) 337-6000